It’s no contest: 51 percent of Industrial Safety & Hygiene News readers want George W. Bush to win the presidential sweepstakes, versus 23 percent for Al Gore, according to a survey of 956 ISHN readers. Twenty-six percent expressed no preference.

Fewer female readers are in Bush’s corner (38 percent), with more women expressing no preference (38 percent). Male readers favor Bush over Gore, 53 percent to 22 percent, with 24 percent having no preference.